Pet World

Enjoy these highlights from our past shows.

  1. Show 463: Setting Your Puppy Up for Good Vet Visits

    A key to your pet having a long healthy life is making sure they get regular veterinary visits. It's much easier to do that if your pet isn't scared of that visit....

  2. Show 463: "Why Dogs Hump and Bees get Depressed"

    Dr. Mark Beckoff chats with Steve about his book, Why Dogs Hump and Bees get Depressed.

  3. Show 462: Keeping Pets Safe in Frigid Temperatures

    Dr. Wendy Hauser of the American Animal Hospital Association joins Steve to chat about keeping our pets safe in these frigid temperatures.

  4. Show 462: "Unconditional Love: Pet Tales to Warm the Heart"

    Brian Lowney shares some of the great stories from his book, Unconditional Love: Pet Tales to Warm the Heart.

  5. Show 461: "Best Day of My Life"

    Steve chats with Zac Barnett of American Authors about their smash hit, Best Day of My Life, and the very cool video they have for the song that promotes Bulldog adoption.

  6. Show 460: Giving Your Pet a Stay-Cation

    Sometimes you have to travel for the holidays, but is it always a good idea for your best friend to join in on the fun? Aaron Easterly of rover.com explains why sometimes it might...

  7. Show 460: Resolutions for Pet Owners for 2014

    Dr. Ron DeHaven, CEO of the American Veterinary Medical Association shares his resolutions for pet owners for 2014.

  8. Show 458: How Smart are Dogs?

    How smart are dogs? We'll find out when Steve chats with Brian Hare about his new book, The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter than You Think.

  9. Show 458: The Importance of Your Pet's Oral Health

    In our Vets on Pets segment we'll find out how important your pet's oral health is to his overall health when Steve chats with Veterinary Dentist, Dr. Heidi Lobprise.

  10. Show 457: Wonderful Ideas for Pet Outfits

    The shopping days are falling away fast, have you thought about your furry family members yet?  Miss Meowsky has some wonderful ideas for outfits to keep our pets stylish at all those lavish...

  11. Show 457: The Importance of Getting our Pets Microchipped

    Because of an outbreak of tornadoes here in the midwest recently, we are reminded of how important it is to get our pets microchipped so there is a better chance to find...

  12. Show 456: "Decoding Your Dog"

    Probably the most important thing you can learn about your furry best friend is how their behavior affects your relatonship.  Steve helped edit a new book from the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists,...

  13. Show 456: Learning More About Cats

    We've got lots to learn about cats, so Steve will speak to John Bradshaw about his new book, Cat Sense.

  14. Show 455: Traveling Over The Holidays?

    Are you traveling over the holidays? If you are headed somewhere and Fido would be better off at home, you need to find a quality dog-sitter. Jennifer Tsern, a certified sitter from Rover.com...

  15. Show 455: Knowing When Your Cat is Sick

    Dr. Ahman Sukijha from the American Animal Hospital Associaton chats with Steve about knowing when your cat is ill. Cats are so good at masking sickness, so knowing your cat and making sure...

  16. Show 454: "Henri, The Black Cat"

    The internet is filled with cats and cat creations. Steve speaks to Will Braden, the creator of one of the most popular characters on the web, Henri, The Black Cat. His French-Noir videos...

  17. Show 454: Pet Dental Care

    Your pet's dental care is so important. So many health issues can arise or be discovered through your pets oral health. Dr. Jan Bellows chats with Steve about how important it is to...

  18. Show 453: "Love Saves The Day"

    Gwen Cooper hit the big time with her tale of a blind cat in, Homer's Odyssey. Now she's back with more feline travails in, Love Saves The Day.

  19. Show 453: Veterinarian Knowing your Pet's Lifestyle

    We find out why it's so important for your veterinarian to have a good understanding of your pet's lifestyle after we speak with Dr. Kate Crumley of the American Animal Hospital Association.

  20. Show 452: Surprising Data on Cats

    How much do we really know about our cats? Royal Canin surveyed cat owners to see if what they think their cats like and care about really corresponds to our kitties lifestyles. Dr....

  21. Show 452: The Importance of Your Veterinarian

    We celebrate 150 years of the American Veterinary Medical Association with a chat about the importance of your veterinarian in keeping our pets healthy with veterinarian Dr. Tracey Hlede.

  22. Show 451: Halloween Safety Tips for Your Pets

    Bleh-Bleh-Bleh!! We've got Halloween safety tips for you and your pets with Dr. Mark Russak of the American Animal Hospital Association. From costumes to candles and treats your pets should avoid, there's lots...

  23. Show 451: A Link Between Violence Against Animals and Domestic Violence

    Marie Jose Enders discusses the latest research into the link between violence against animals and domestic violence in households.

  24. Show 450: The Hottest Pet Costumes This Year

    Bleh-Bleh-Bleh, very scary! We're getting our pets ready for the spookiest day of the year. Miss Meowsky of Barker and Meowsky tells us about the hottest costumes for your pets this year.

  25. Show 450: More with Veterinary Army Reservist Dr. Jane Lund

    We all love the amazing videos of Veterans surprising their kids when they return home from overseas duty. Dr. Jane Lund is a veterinarian who just returned from Afghanistan and got to surprise...

  26. Show 449: Honoring America's Pet Heroes

    HomeAgain is looking to honor America's Pet Heroes. We'll find out how you can vote for people who have made a real difference in the lives of our companion animals when Steve chats...

  27. Show 449: Veterinary Army Reservist Dr. Jane Lund

    You might have seen this story already - Dr. Jane Lund is a Veterinary Army Reservist who recently returned from Afghanistan and surprised her daughter in front of 70,000 people at a Wisconsin...

  28. Show 448: End Of Life Care for our Pets

    We devote an incredible amount of attention to various life stages for our pets, but so little is discussed or planned ahead of time when it comes to end of life care....

  29. Show 448: How Pets are Helping Kids with Autism

    Steve chats with Maggie O'Hare about the fascinating work she is doing and how pets are helping kids with autism.

  30. Show 447: "How to Speak Dog"

    Dr. Gary Weitzman chats about the new National Geographic Kids' book, How to Speak Dog. It really is fun for the whole family!

  31. Show 447: "101 Essential Tips You Need to Raise a Happy, Healthy, Safe Dog"

    In our "Vets on Pets" segment, Dr. Jason Nicholas shares advice from, 101 Essential Tips You Need to Raise a Happy, Healthy, Safe Dog.

  32. Show 446: Protecting Your Pooches from Heartworm

    About half of all dog owners do not protect their pooches from heartworm.  50% of the pet owners that do use a monthly preventative forget to give a dose sometimes.  Dr. Mike McFarland...

  33. Show 446: "Taming Me: Memoir of a Clever Island Cat"

    Steve chats with Cathy Unruh about her book, Taming Me: Memoir of a Clever Island Cat.

  34. Show 445: Standards for Pet Dental Care

    In the past few years we've learned a lot about the importance of dental care in our pets' overall health. The American Animal Hospital Association recently announced that they are taking the position...

  35. Show 445: Adolescents and Equine Therapy

    We'll hear about the latest study of adolescents and Equine Therapy. Even seemingly normal adolescents appear to benefit from time with horses.

  36. Show 444: "Tennessee Tails: Pets and Their People"

    Dr. Katherine Primm chats with Steve about her adventures in veterinary medicine as detailed in her book, Tennessee Tails: Pets and Their People.

  37. Show 443: Making Sure Communities have Room for Pets

    This week Steve has a fascinating conversation with Steven Jenkinson. He is a manager of green spaces and development who works to make sure that communities have adequate room for pets. He'll explain...

  38. Show 443: Keeping Your Pets Happy While You Are Away

    Steve will also chat with Dr. Claude Beata about his book on separation anxiety. They'll share some tips for keeping your pooches happy when you are away.

  39. Show 442: The Increasing Threat of Ticks

    We're heading into the time of year where ticks and Lyme disease become a great concern. Dr. Richard Goldstein from the Animal Medical Center in New York talks to Steve about the increasing...

  40. Show 442: "Outsmarting Cats"

    Wendy Christianson will help us do what most people think can't be done when we chat with her about her book, Outsmarting Cats.

  41. Show 441: "The Soul of All Living Creatures"

    Dr. Vint Virga chats with Steve about the relationship humans have with animals when he tells us about his amazing new book, The Soul of All Living Creatures.

  42. Show 441: Celebrating the Human-Animal Bond

    The human-animal bond is celebrated in Dr. Aubrey Fine's new book, Our Faithful Companions. Dr. Fine and Steve talk about the amazing relationship we have with our best friends.

  43. Show 440: How Animals can Help Kids with Autism

    While at the American Veterinary Medical Association Conference Steve had a chance to visit with Marie Jose Enders about her research on how animals help kids with autism.

  44. Show 440: The Importance of Socializing Cats

    In our Vets on Pets segment, Dr. Sarah Ellis chats with Steve about the importance of socializing our cats.

  45. Show 439: A Traveling Exhibition Celebrating People and Pets

    We're celebrating 150 years of the American Veterinary Medical Association with the Smithsonian! Jennifer Bine tells us all about a traveling exhibition celebrating people and pets.

  46. Show 439: Caring For Senior Pets

    Dr. Aman Sukhija of the American Animal Hospital Association shares tips on caring for our senior pets.

  47. Show 438: Keeping All Happy in a Multi-Cat Household

    Is everyone getting along in your multi-cat household? There are a lot of subtle things that could be happening to show that your furry little friends aren't all getting along. Dr. Margie Scherk...

  48. Show 438: "Puppy Savvy"

    And we'll talk about how to have fun with your pooches too! Barbara Shumannfang chats with Steve about her book, Puppy Savvy: The Pocket Guide to Raising Your Dog without Going Bonkers.

  49. Show 437: "Animal Connections: Our Journey Together"

    The American Veterinary Medical Association is celebrating 150 years of serving people and their pets and the Smithsonian is joining in with a traveling exhibit, "Animal Connections: Our Journey Together," that will be...

  50. Show 437: Give Your Dog a "Staycation"

    Getting out and about this summer? Why kennel your dog when you can have a sitter come to your home? Steve chats with Aaron Easterly of Rover.com about all of the great...